Organ donation (CG135)
Organ donation for transplantation: improving donor identification and consent rates for deceased organ donation
This clinical guideline offers evidence-based advice on identifying potential organ donors as a result of brainstem death or circulatory death. It also gives advice on obtaining consent for deceased organ donation for transplantation, including the optimum timing for approaching families about consent.
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This page was last updated: 05 December 2012
- Web format
- Quick reference guide (PDF)
- NICE Guideline (PDF)
- Full Guideline
- CG135 Gwella'r broses o nodi rhoddwyr organau a nifer y rhai sy'n rhoi caniatād: deall canllawiau NICE (fformat MS Word)
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Implementation tools and resources
- Baseline assessment tool
- Clinical case scenarios
- Costing report
- Costing template
- Educational resource
- Slide set
See this guidance in practice
The summary of the key recommendations in the guidance written for patients, carers and those with little medical knowledge and may be used in local patient information leaflets.
Quick Reference Guide
The quick reference guide presents recommendations for health professionals
The published NICE clinical guideline, contains the recommendations for health professionals and NHS bodies.
The published full clinical guideline for specialists with background, evidence, recommendations and methods used.